Policy Manual



Graduate Credit for Undergraduates

Policy #:


Authorized by:

Assistant Dean for Student Affairs 9/17/99

Approved by:

Dean of the University 3/10/2000

Qualified undergraduate students may, in special cases, enroll for graduate credit in courses numbered 500 and above.

Work taken by undergraduates may be applied toward a graduate degree only if:

  1. approval is obtained from the head of the major department concerned and the Dean of the Graduate School; and

  2. the student has been accepted as a prospective graduate student; and

  3. the student is adequately prepared for graduate work in the field concerned; and

  4. this privilege is exercised only during the senior year.